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Old 04-29-2008, 01:44 PM   #1
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I am getting some new KS Cannisters (1080s) for my DA150 and they are longer than the existing tunel in my radiowave extra. I am thinking of just cutting some holes at the end of the tunnel with a silicone seal around them such that the ends of the cans will be partly into the fuselage. I calculated about 2 inches in or so. Is this going to be a problem?
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Old 05-02-2008, 06:02 PM   #2
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If it were me, I would find a way to extend the tunnel for the cans. Its important they stay cool, and if part of them are cut off from the airflow, well... they will get pretty hot... not so good.

I vote extend the tunnel

I assume cutting the headers a bit shorter is not an option?
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